Office for Mac 2008 may be the best pick for business users, but most people can get by with less costly alternatives.
After next Tuesday, Microsoft will only officially support its latest two versions of the Office for Mac suite.
Version 2.0 of the app kicks in a viewer for Adobe PDFs, lets you store documents on Box, and allows you to e-mail files as attachments.
Microsoft has released updates for Office 2011 and Office 2008 that address some security bugs as well as compatibility issues with the programs.
On Tuesday Microsoft issued a few updates for its Office 2008 and Office 2004 suites for OS X, fixing security vulnerabilities with the Word and Excel programs that could result in a remote attacker executing code on the system through maliciously crafted Word and Excel documents.
Focused on security and stability, Microsoft has released updates to its Office 2004 and 2008 suite of productivity applications for Mac.
Facebook is hosting an event next week as part of the Web 2.0 Summit, where it might unveil deeper integration of Microsoft's online Office tools.
Microsoft has released a few updates to its Office 2004 and Office 2008 suites for OS X. These updates address security bugs in the programs, and for the 2008 version they also improve application stability.
Microsoft has announced the release date for the latest Mac version of its Office suite and will provide free upgrades for qualifying Office for Mac 2008 users
Here's another throwback episode for you- it's from back in December 2008 on my last day in the office before the holiday break.